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Zhelnov P. A critical appraisal of ‘Brainard J, Jones NR, Lake IR, Hooper L, Hunter PR. Community use of face masks and similar barriers to prevent respiratory illness such as COVID-19: a rapid scoping review. Euro Surveill. 2020 Dec;25(49):2000725. doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2020.25.49.2000725. PMID: 33303066; PMCID: PMC7730486’. Zheln. 2020 Dec 16;51(1):r167d12. URI: https://zheln.com/record/2020/12/12/167/.
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